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Grottes d’Azé  

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Landmarked prehistoric site. International classification in palaeontology (from 250,000 to 10,000 years old). The prehistoric grotto: the one thousand-bear cave. 200 metres of marked paths. The greatest concentration of bear skeletons visible in an open cave. Lion skeletons, including one extremely rare specimen with its entire skull intact. Mousterian dwellings found on the site, fauna and Stone Age industrial activities, Neanderthal man. The underground river: 800 metres of marked paths, fossilized and active galleries. Water recreational area, waterfalls, aquatic cave fauna. The site’s archaeological museum: an impressive array of minerals, flint rock, bones, weapons, tools, pottery, coins and cave fauna. Over 3,000 listed artefacts.

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Services : Shop

Groups accepted : yes

Maximum group : 20 ppl

Coach parking : yes

Speaking languages : French , German , English , Dutch

Payment methods : Credit card , Cheques and postal orders , Holiday vouchers , Cash

Prices 2022

Child rate : 4.5€ - 17
Base rate - full rate adult : 8€
Gratuities : - 5
Rate for large families : 20€

Grottes d’Azé

  • 135 route de Donzy
  • 71260 AZE

  • Phone : 03 85 33 32 23
  • E-mail : grottes.aze@saoneetloire71.fr